Team Leader Analytical Development (Pharma) Two Vacancies

Just Life Sciences
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
From £29,000 to £30,000 per annum
12 Jul 2017
20 Jul 2017
Just Life Sciences are working with a world leading Pharma business who are expanding rapidly. We are seeking an experienced Supervisor, or an experienced Development Analyst who is looking for that first step into Management. We are looking for candidates who ideally have a Pharma background within A/S and are seeking a new challenge. Role The Team Leader, is the technical lead on named projects that enter the Development area of analytical services; that is method development, validation, support of formulation and release testing of clinical products, and to ensure compliance with relevant Company, local and international Regulatory and Client requirements at all times. Responsible for leadership of a team of designated personnel within the Development Analytical Services. Ensuring on-time, on-budget and GMP-compliant delivery of completed projects for internal and external clients in accordance with agreed service levels. Key Responsibilities •To lead and drive the team to achieve the required business standards in terms of quality, safety, and KPI’s, etc. •To professionally and consistently conduct all relevant Team Leader activities, including managing and recording as required, performance, absence, timekeeping, holidays, grievance, discipline, training and development, etc. •To manage and process all HR and departmental documentation for the team members including; attendance sheets, overtime forms, sickness related documents, absence request forms and annual leave and staff appraisals including 1:1s, probationary reviews and PMRs. •To ensure the training and development of the Team is fully delivered, understood and evidenced in line with both day to day and Company requirements. •To organise the Team's activities, to perform laboratory procedures that fall within the Development AS group, and to oversee laboratory work within the team. •To develop and validate analytical methods and laboratory procedures within the Team and with other organisations internationally, as required. This includes the qualification of equipment. •To review analytical and laboratory data within the Department for accuracy, completeness and compliance with documented procedures. •To communicate effectively with internal and external customers and participate with them in problem solving activities, as required. •Where required, to write and review analytical protocols and reports suitable for regulatory submissions. •To assist in and host customer and regulatory audits as required. •To maintain sectional expenditure within budgetary constraints. •To maintain a thorough understanding of international regulatory requirements pertinent to the Team, and to ensure that all work within the Team complies with these, with departmental procedures and the principles of Good Manufacturing Practice. •To undertake such tasks and to manage specific internal or ad hoc projects as and when required to meet department and business needs and within the scope of the job-holder’s capabilities and responsibilities Qualifications, Skills and Experience Minimum Degree educated in Pharmacy, Chemistry or other life science with ideally at least 5 years experience within the pharmaceutical industry. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. If you have the experience or are looking for a new role within the Life Sciences Sector then please email your cv to justyn withey at justlifesciences dot com This job was originally posted as